George J. Gribus Jr.
George J. Gribus Jr., age 77, of Portersville, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2019 while under the care of Jameson Hospital in New Castle.
Born July 24, 1942 in Willoughby, OH, he was the son of the late George J. Gribus Sr. and Nellie Blanche Davis Gribus.
George attended Victory Family Church in Cranberry Twp. He was employed in the manufacturing and railroad industries and retired in 2002. He loved John Deere tractors. George kept busy by mowing lawns and plowing snow for friends, family and neighbors.
George leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife of nearly 52 years, Judy E. Steadman Gribus who he married on October 7, 1967; his children, George J. (Frank Leonhardt) Gribus, III of New Jersey, Kelly Michael (Ann) Gribus of Ellwood City, and Christina R. (Jennifer) Lauderman of Bridgeville; his grandchildren, Joshua David Lauderman and Michalene Morelli; his siblings, Wallace Gribus of Waymart, Joseph J. Gribus of Erie, Mary (Nick) Fabrino of Tampa, FL, Joann Crowley of Edinboro, Ann Marie (Joe) Davis of Oil City, and Theresa (Tom) Frazier of Ohio.
In addition to his parents, George was preceded in death by infant twin daughters; a brother, Lawrence Gribus; and a brother-in-law, Fred Crowley.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Boylan Funeral Home, Inc., 324 E. Grandview Ave., Zelienople, PA 16063.
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Published on September 18, 2019


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Lee C.
Oct 01, 2019
I remember as a young boy i worked for your family sanding plaques in your shop and you showed me how to drive the white case tractor.
Those were better days then .

John Artello
Sep 19, 2019
Remembering our earlier years together and our Pontiac GTO’s. Goodbye friend.
Joyce Gribus Faith
Sep 19, 2019
Sorry to hear of George's passing. I have many happy memories of him when we were kids. Praying for George and for Judy and all family members. May God grant you comfort and peace .
Dennis Burnham
Sep 18, 2019
Always enjoyed George as a friend and classmate......RIP